|Carapace presents: SWEET REVENGE---July 2011 Show - Carapace|
Carapace, a monthly storytelling event, consists of brief, true personal stories on a theme, told by ordinary people without notes. Tellers' names are drawn from a hat. The show -- in which the audience becomes the performer and then becomes the audience again -- is raw, spontaneous, and thrillingly unpredictable. Every story is posted here, for our Atlanta participants to download and share with friends and family...
Keywords: Carapace; Storytelling; Raconteur; Monologue; True Stories; Atlanta; Decatur Book Festival; Literary Events; Author Signing; Manuel's Tavern
|Carapace Spotlight: Persistence of Memory - Stories of Renewal From 9/11 - Carapace|
Carapace, a free monthly event of true personal storytelling in Atlanta, took on the formidable topic of 9/11 for a special show at the Decatur Book Festival. The result is neither another gloomy look back at our country’s worst terrorist attack nor a flag-waving celebration of America’s undeniable resilience. Instead, it’s an hour-long collection of thoughtful, often wrenching, sometimes even funny tales by five tellers whose lives, like so many others, were changed...
Keywords: Carapace; Storytelling; Raconteur; Monologue; True Stories; Atlanta; Decatur Book Festival; Literary Events; Author Signing; Manuel's Tavern; 9/11